October 18, 2018 RSS feed / Features

Halloween Tips To Save Money

(StatePoint) – Halloween may be the spookiest night of the year, but it’s the prices for costumes and decorations that are scarier than any vampire (and they’ll drain your wallet even faster).  More...

2-year Window For Child Sex Abuse Suits Divides Negotiators

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – A state House Democrat negotiating legislation to help victims of child sexual abuse is rejecting an approach recently circulated by the top-ranking Senate Republican.  Rep. More...

Bluegrass Music Hall Of Fame And Museum Opening In Kentucky

OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) – The Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum is opening this week in Kentucky. More...

Cauliflower Tots

There is no question that cauliflower has been having a long, popular moment. More...

Scramble For Holiday Workers Already Near Fever Pitch

WASHINGTON (AP) – Across the country, America’s retailers and shipping companies are looking happily forward to a robust holiday shopping season. More...

The Trick To Getting Velvety Pumpkin Soup Is Canned Pumpkin

This velvety pumpkin soup is surprisingly easy and fast thanks to canned pumpkin. The trick is getting rich, balanced pumpkin flavor out of a can.  More...

Additional Financial Protection For Your Family: What To Know

(StatePoint) – It is hard to think about death, but organizing your financial paperwork, having a will, making sure you have an appropriate amount of life insurance coverage and even writing out funeral plans, can help ensure that loved ones le More...

Social Security Checks Will Grow In 2019 As Inflation Rises

WASHINGTON (AP) – Tens of millions of Social Security recipients and other retirees will get a 2.8 percent boost in benefits next year as inflation edges higher. It’s the biggest increase most retired baby boomers have gotten. More...

Today In Histor y

Mason-Dixon Line Set In 1767

Today is Thursday, Oct. 18, the 291st day of 2018. There are 74 days left in the year.  Today’s Highlight in History:  On Oct. More...

What To Know When Selecting A Medicare Plan

(StatePoint) – For the millions of Americans aged 65 and older, Medicare is a critical source of health care. And during the Medicare Annual Election Period between Oct. 15 and Dec. More...